Fantasia Database

DOI for
Fantasia Database:

doi:10.13026/C2RG61

This database is described in

Iyengar N, Peng C-K, Morin R, Goldberger AL, Lipsitz LA. Age-related alterations in the fractal scaling of cardiac interbeat interval dynamics. Am J Physiol 1996;271:1078-1084. [Abstract]

Please cite this publication when referencing this material, and also include the standard citation for PhysioNet:

Goldberger AL, Amaral LAN, Glass L, Hausdorff JM, Ivanov PCh, Mark RG, Mietus JE, Moody GB, Peng C-K, Stanley HE. PhysioBank, PhysioToolkit, and PhysioNet: Components of a New Research Resource for Complex Physiologic Signals. Circulation 101(23):e215-e220 [Circulation Electronic Pages; http://circ.ahajournals.org/cgi/content/full/101/23/e215]; 2000 (June 13).

Twenty young (21 - 34 years old) and twenty elderly (68 - 85 years old) rigorously-screened healthy subjects underwent 120 minutes of continuous supine resting while continuous electrocardiographic (ECG), and respiration signals were collected; in half of each group, the recordings also include an uncalibrated continuous non-invasive blood pressure signal. Each subgroup of subjects includes equal numbers of men and women.

All subjects remained in a resting state in sinus rhythm while watching the movie Fantasia (Disney, 1940) to help maintain wakefulness. The continuous ECG, respiration, and (where available) blood pressure signals were digitized at 250 Hz. Each heartbeat was annotated using an automated arrhythmia detection algorithm, and each beat annotation was verified by visual inspection.

Records f1y01, f1y02, ... f1y10 and f2y01, f2y02, ... f2y10) were obtained from the young cohort, and records f1o01, f1o02, ... f1o10 and f2o01, f2o02, ... f2o10) were obtained from the elderly cohort. Each group of subjects includes equal numbers of men and women. Each record includes ECG (with beat annotations) and respiration, and half of those in each group (the f2* records) include a blood pressure waveform, as noted above.

The beat annotations for a subset of these recordings were previously available in a different format; these are still available here.

Icon  Name                    Last modified      Size  Description
[DIR] Parent Directory - [   ] ANNOTATORS 02-Mar-2003 17:29 58 list of annotators [   ] DOI 21-Sep-2015 14:00 19 [   ] MD5SUMS 02-May-2013 10:49 5.3K [   ] RECORDS 02-Mar-2003 17:27 240 list of record names [   ] SHA1SUMS 02-May-2013 10:49 6.3K [   ] SHA256SUMS 02-May-2013 10:50 9.2K [   ] f1o01.dat 27-Sep-1994 23:49 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o01.ecg 27-Sep-1994 23:48 14K corrected annotations [   ] f1o01.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 123 header file [   ] f1o02.dat 21-Jul-1994 15:16 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o02.ecg 21-Jul-1994 21:28 13K corrected annotations [   ] f1o02.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 125 header file [   ] f1o03.dat 26-Jul-1994 12:26 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o03.ecg 15-Aug-1994 16:02 14K corrected annotations [   ] f1o03.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 125 header file [   ] f1o04.dat 25-Nov-1994 19:51 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o04.ecg 25-Nov-1994 20:40 12K corrected annotations [   ] f1o04.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 122 header file [   ] f1o05.dat 10-Jan-1995 00:04 5.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o05.ecg 11-Jan-1995 02:39 11K corrected annotations [   ] f1o05.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 124 header file [   ] f1o06.dat 10-Jan-1995 00:24 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o06.ecg 11-Jan-1995 23:36 12K corrected annotations [   ] f1o06.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 125 header file [   ] f1o07.dat 28-Apr-1995 23:06 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o07.ecg 30-May-1995 11:37 14K corrected annotations [   ] f1o07.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 126 header file [   ] f1o08.dat 06-Jun-1994 11:20 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o08.ecg 07-Jun-1994 13:38 17K corrected annotations [   ] f1o08.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 125 header file [   ] f1o09.dat 24-Feb-1995 19:28 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o09.ecg 24-Feb-1995 20:51 9.6K corrected annotations [   ] f1o09.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 124 header file [   ] f1o10.dat 10-Jan-1995 01:24 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1o10.ecg 12-Jan-1995 00:11 16K corrected annotations [   ] f1o10.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 124 header file [   ] f1y01.dat 05-May-1994 11:51 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y01.ecg 05-May-1994 15:45 17K corrected annotations [   ] f1y01.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 123 header file [   ] f1y02.dat 21-Jul-1994 15:42 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y02.ecg 21-Jul-1994 21:52 14K corrected annotations [   ] f1y02.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 125 header file [   ] f1y03.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:05 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y03.ecg 05-Apr-1994 17:02 15K corrected annotations [   ] f1y03.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 124 header file [   ] f1y04.dat 06-Apr-1994 09:50 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y04.ecg 06-Apr-1994 15:59 11K corrected annotations [   ] f1y04.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 125 header file [   ] f1y05.dat 12-Aug-1994 12:31 7.0M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y05.ecg 15-Aug-1994 16:13 14K corrected annotations [   ] f1y05.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 124 header file [   ] f1y06.dat 08-Jun-1994 11:20 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y06.ecg 25-Jun-1994 18:38 14K corrected annotations [   ] f1y06.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 121 header file [   ] f1y07.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:05 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y07.ecg 31-Mar-1994 17:14 12K corrected annotations [   ] f1y07.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 125 header file [   ] f1y08.dat 10-Jan-1995 00:44 7.0M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y08.ecg 11-Jan-1995 23:53 14K corrected annotations [   ] f1y08.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 123 header file [   ] f1y09.dat 24-Feb-1995 19:08 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y09.ecg 24-Feb-1995 20:03 16K corrected annotations [   ] f1y09.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 122 header file [   ] f1y10.dat 11-May-1994 11:22 6.9M digitized signal(s) [   ] f1y10.ecg 25-Jun-1994 19:19 17K corrected annotations [   ] f1y10.hea 14-Mar-2009 09:48 124 header file [   ] f2o01.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o01.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:35 14K corrected annotations [   ] f2o01.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:29 158 header file [   ] f2o02.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o02.ecg 02-May-2013 10:03 12K corrected annotations [   ] f2o02.ecg- 05-Oct-2001 12:25 12K corrected annotations [   ] f2o02.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:21 161 header file [   ] f2o03.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o03.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:37 13K corrected annotations [   ] f2o03.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:21 160 header file [   ] f2o04.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o04.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:37 13K corrected annotations [   ] f2o04.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:28 156 header file [   ] f2o05.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.6M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o05.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:38 17K corrected annotations [   ] f2o05.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:28 163 header file [   ] f2o06.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o06.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:39 10K corrected annotations [   ] f2o06.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:28 160 header file [   ] f2o07.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o07.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:40 12K corrected annotations [   ] f2o07.hea 21-Feb-2003 14:06 164 header file [   ] f2o08.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o08.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:40 14K corrected annotations [   ] f2o08.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:27 166 header file [   ] f2o09.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.6M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o09.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:41 12K corrected annotations [   ] f2o09.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:26 159 header file [   ] f2o10.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.3M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2o10.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:42 16K corrected annotations [   ] f2o10.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:26 162 header file [   ] f2y01.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.6M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y01.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:42 16K corrected annotations [   ] f2y01.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:26 158 header file [   ] f2y02.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 10M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y02.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:43 13K corrected annotations [   ] f2y02.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:25 160 header file [   ] f2y03.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y03.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:44 13K corrected annotations [   ] f2y03.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:24 161 header file [   ] f2y04.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.6M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y04.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:45 17K corrected annotations [   ] f2y04.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:24 163 header file [   ] f2y05.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y05.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:45 18K corrected annotations [   ] f2y05.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:24 162 header file [   ] f2y06.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y06.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:46 13K corrected annotations [   ] f2y06.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:24 161 header file [   ] f2y07.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.5M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y07.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:47 13K corrected annotations [   ] f2y07.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:23 160 header file [   ] f2y08.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.8M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y08.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:47 15K corrected annotations [   ] f2y08.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:23 161 header file [   ] f2y09.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.7M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y09.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:48 18K corrected annotations [   ] f2y09.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:23 163 header file [   ] f2y10.dat 21-Feb-2003 14:06 7.7M digitized signal(s) [   ] f2y10.ecg 05-Oct-2001 11:49 14K corrected annotations [   ] f2y10.hea 27-Feb-2003 02:22 162 header file [TXT] local.css 28-Oct-2015 19:53 3.1K [DIR] subset/ 19-Aug-2015 17:03 -

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